Mayor John Giles' State of the City Breakfast
(1)  (0)  (0)01-05-2016 at 1:00:00 AM
Mayor John Giles’ State of the City Breakfast, hosted by the Mesa Chamber of Commerce, will be held on Thursday, Feb. 4 at 7:30 a.m. at the Mesa Convention Center. Mayor Giles will take the stage to highlight some of Mesa’s successes in 2015...

 Save the date for A Day at the Diamond
(1)  (0)  (0)01-26-2016 at 1:41:00 PM
You can celebrate the return of spring training baseball with A Day at the Diamond Saturday, Feb. 27 from 12:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. at Sloan Park, 2330 W. Rio Salado Parkway, and surrounding areas at the spring training home of the Chicago...

 Mesa residents encouraged to take advantage of Household Hazardous Waste Collection events
(1)  (0)  (0)01-27-2016 at 5:14:00 PM
Mesa residents looking for a way to get rid of old cans of paint, batteries, pesticides, electronics, tires and prescription drugs are invited to bring these and other household hazardous waste materials to City sponsored collection events. The next...

 Falcon Field Airport Open House offers family fun!
(1)  (0)  (0)01-20-2016 at 1:00:00 PM
Get a close look at unique aircraft, classic cars, model railroads and more 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, March 26, 2016 when the City of Mesa’s Falcon Field Airport hosts its annual Open House. The event will be at Falcon Field Park, 4636 East Fighter...

 Free ASU Startup School at Mesa THINKspot
(1)  (0)  (0)02-04-2016 at 5:27:49 PM
Interested in starting your own business? ASU Startup School is a free startup and business training course, funded and supported by ASU Entrepreneurship + Innovation, The East Valley Entrepreneurship Center at Mesa Community College, City of Mesa...

 Mesa museum to host I Love Science Day
(1)  (0)  (0)01-28-2016 at 1:04:56 AM
Arizona Museum of Natural History (AzMNH), 53 N. Macdonald in Mesa, will host “I Love Science Day!” Saturday, Feb. 13 from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Need some ideas for a science fair project? We’ve got ‘em! Already have lots of interesting science ideas...

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 Free ASU Startup School at Mesa THINKspot
02-04-2016 at 5:27:49 PM
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Interested in starting your own business? ASU Startup School is a free startup and business training course, funded and supported by ASU Entrepreneurship + Innovation, The East Valley Entrepreneurship Center at Mesa Community College, City of Mesa...
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 Limited tickets available for Mayor John Giles’ State of the City Breakfast
02-03-2016 at 9:51:17 AM
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There are just a few tickets left for Mayor John Giles’ State of the City Breakfast tomorrow morning at the Mesa Convention Center, 201 N. Center St. Join us from 7 a.m. " 9 a.m. for networking, breakfast and Mayor Giles’ annual message. The State of...
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 Mesa museum to host I Love Science Day
01-28-2016 at 1:04:56 AM
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Arizona Museum of Natural History (AzMNH), 53 N. Macdonald in Mesa, will host “I Love Science Day!” Saturday, Feb. 13 from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Need some ideas for a science fair project? We’ve got ‘em! Already have lots of interesting science ideas...
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 Mesa residents encouraged to take advantage of Household Hazardous Waste Collection events
01-27-2016 at 5:14:00 PM
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Mesa residents looking for a way to get rid of old cans of paint, batteries, pesticides, electronics, tires and prescription drugs are invited to bring these and other household hazardous waste materials to City sponsored collection events. The next...
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 Save the date for A Day at the Diamond
01-26-2016 at 1:41:00 PM
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You can celebrate the return of spring training baseball with A Day at the Diamond Saturday, Feb. 27 from 12:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. at Sloan Park, 2330 W. Rio Salado Parkway, and surrounding areas at the spring training home of the Chicago...
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 FREE Entrepreneurs Success Series presented by City of Mesa Office of Economic Development
01-21-2016 at 5:33:00 PM
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Today the City of Mesa’s Office of Economic Development announced the Entrepreneurs’ Success Series " eight free training sessions for small business startups and early stage technology businesses. The sessions will take place Wednesdays at 3:30 pm...
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  Mayor John Giles selected to lead national effort to end veterans homelessness
01-21-2016 at 3:33:00 PM
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Mayor John Giles has been selected to co-chair a national, bi-partisan effort to engage communities across the country in the effort to end veterans homelessness. The collaborate effort between the White House and the U.S. Conference of Mayors will...
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 Former Mesa Mayor Don Strauch passes
01-20-2016 at 4:31:00 PM
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It is with a heavy heart that the City of Mesa learned about the recent passing of Mayor Don Strauch. He served as mayor from 1980 to 1984, Vice Mayor from 1974 to 1978 and was a member of City Council from 1972 to 1978. He also served in the Arizona...
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 Mesa encourages you to participate in Unity Walk
01-20-2016 at 1:43:49 PM
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It is a walk in celebration of cultural diversity and community. Mesa will join Chandler, Gilbert, Phoenix, Scottsdale, Guadalupe, and host city Tempe in the Regional Unity Walk and Festival Saturday, Jan. 30 from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. “The Unity...
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 New Falcon Field Airport restaurant features stone-cooked meats
01-20-2016 at 1:00:00 PM
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A long-awaited new dining opportunity is now available at Falcon Field Airport with the opening of Steak and Stone. The steak house and BBQ establishment is open Monday-Saturday 11 a.m.-9 p.m. serving lunch and dinner. Meals can be enjoyed in the...
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 Falcon Field Airport Open House offers family fun!
01-20-2016 at 1:00:00 PM
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Get a close look at unique aircraft, classic cars, model railroads and more 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, March 26, 2016 when the City of Mesa’s Falcon Field Airport hosts its annual Open House. The event will be at Falcon Field Park, 4636 East Fighter...
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 Copperstate Fly-in announces move to Falcon Field Airport
01-20-2016 at 12:30:00 PM
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Copperstate Fly-In, Inc., which hosts the fourth-largest aircraft fly-in in the U.S., has announced that it will hold its next event at Mesa's Falcon Field Airport on Friday & Saturday, October 28-29, 2016. The event, which is open to the...
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 Newest Building Strong Neighborhoods Initiative is in Council District 4
01-19-2016 at 5:04:07 PM
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The next Building Strong Neighborhoods Initiative will take place in Council District 4. The neighborhood boundaries for the initiative are from Stapley Drive to Harris and 8th Avenue to Southern Avenue. The program will begin with an orientation or...
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 16th Annual Historic Home Tour in Mesa
01-14-2016 at 8:56:43 AM
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The 16th Annual Historic Home Tour in Mesa will be held on Saturday, Jan. 23 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The tour will showcase approximately a dozen homes in the West 2nd Street, Robson and Evergreen historic districts plus several special stops....
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 Mesa remembers Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. with several special events
01-13-2016 at 1:23:59 PM
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The City of Mesa will remember the leadership and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. with several celebrations. The events are organized by the Mesa Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration Committee and will be held Saturday, Jan. 16 and Monday,...
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 Volunteers needed for count of homeless in Mesa
01-11-2016 at 1:09:25 AM
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The goal is to better understand how many individuals are experiencing homelessness in our community and be better equipped to meet their needs. The City of Mesa is looking for volunteers to participate in the Maricopa Association of Governments...
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 Fishing clinic at Red Mountain Park
01-07-2016 at 3:39:16 PM
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Mesa Parks Recreation and Community Facilities in partnership with Arizona Game and Fish will be holding a fishing clinic on Sat., Jan. 16 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Red Mountain Park, 7745 E. Brown Road. The clinic will provide equipment, bait...
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  Mayor John Giles' State of the City Breakfast
01-05-2016 at 1:00:00 AM
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Mayor John Giles’ State of the City Breakfast, hosted by the Mesa Chamber of Commerce, will be held on Thursday, Feb. 4 at 7:30 a.m. at the Mesa Convention Center. Mayor Giles will take the stage to highlight some of Mesa’s successes in 2015...
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 A new year and a new look at Mesa Library
01-04-2016 at 11:59:00 AM
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Mesa Public Library now has a new look for 2016. Visitors to www.MesaLibrary.org will now experience a streamlined website that is mobile friendly and translates into multiple languages. “We have been talking about a redesign for our website...
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 Mesa volunteers Make a Difference with amazing results
12-28-2015 at 3:00:47 PM
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Volunteers for Make a Difference Day in Mesa truly did make a difference! More than 1,740 people volunteered for beautification and cleanup projects throughout the City of Mesa Oct. 24 during National Make a Difference Day. Volunteers removed more...
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 Business 101 workshops at THINKspot
12-28-2015 at 9:54:00 AM
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Starting up your own small business can be tough. Make things easier and gain the vital facts for startup at a set of free business seminars held at Mesa’s THINKspot, 635 N. Power Rd. Business 101 workshops will be held every Thursday in...
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 Food trucks featured at Merry Main Street
12-17-2015 at 5:15:39 PM
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Start or end your journey down Merry Main Street at Jack Frost’s Food Truck Forest presented by Cox Communications. A variety of food trucks offering everything from dinners to dessert are set up at Pioneer Park, 526 E. Main St. This is at the end of...
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 Tickets on sale for Historic Home Tour
12-17-2015 at 2:13:13 PM
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It is a unique holiday gift! Tickets are now on sale for the 16th Annual Historic Home Tour in Mesa. This year’s tour will be Saturday, Jan. 23 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The tour will showcase homes in the West 2nd Street and Evergreen historic...
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 Grand opening for Courtyard by Marriott near Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport
12-15-2015 at 1:59:42 PM
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A ribbon cutting ceremony was held this morning to officially open the Courtyard by Marriott hotel at Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport, 6907 E. Ray Road. “Courtyard by Marriott is a great addition to the Gateway area and another sign of the growing...
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 Mesa welcomes home U.S. Women’s National Soccer Team defender and 2015 Women’s World Cup champion, Julie Johnston
12-12-2015 at 4:50:33 PM
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U.S. Women’s National Soccer Team defender and 2015 Women’s World Cup champion, Julie Johnston, was greeted by local fans. A key to the City was give to Johnston by District 5 Councilmember, David Luna.
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 City celebrates Falcon Field Airport terminal building renovation
12-12-2015 at 1:16:00 PM
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The terminal building at Falcon Field Airport was formally reopened Dec. 12 after a 10-month renovation that upgraded and expanded facilities for pilots, passengers and the public. It is the first of several improvements to be completed this fall and...
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 City renames building in honor of longtime City Manager Charles K. Luster
12-10-2015 at 11:37:40 AM
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A ceremony was held today to officially rename the City of Mesa Utilities Building, 640 N. Mesa Drive, the Charles K. Luster Building. City Council approved a resolution at its Dec. 8 meeting to rename the building in honor of the former Mesa City...
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 Enjoy Holiday Happenings at the MAC during Merry Main Street
12-09-2015 at 4:19:37 PM
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Merry Main Street has a variety of attractions including Holiday Happenings at the MAC presented by Sundt. The internationally acclaimed Mesa Arts Center, 1 E. Main St., will offer free live performances of traditional Christmas music and other...
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 Grand opening for new headquarters for lending specialty insurance provider in Mesa's Fiesta District
12-09-2015 at 12:23:25 PM
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A grand opening and ribbon-cutting ceremony was held today for National General Lender Services’ (NGLS) new corporate headquarters and operations center at 827 W. Grove in the Fiesta District. It is the largest facility owned by NGLS, a leading...
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 Mesa's ABC program in need of donations
12-09-2015 at 6:31:51 AM
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The need is greater than ever for Mesa’s most vulnerable citizens. The ABC: A Better Community program needs donations for the holiday season and into the new year. Donating before the end of the year allows you to take a charitable contribution...
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 Holiday bargains at City of Mesa surplus sales
12-08-2015 at 1:18:56 AM
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If you are looking for holiday gifts at bargain prices, the City of Mesa offers surplus sales every Wednesday from 8 a.m. to noon at the City of Mesa Warehouse, 7041 E. Adobe. While there are no special sales, prices have been greatly reduced on...
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 Tickets going fast for Breakfast with Santa event
12-08-2015 at 1:13:59 AM
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Tickets are almost sold out for our 13th annual “Breakfast with Santa” event. The breakfast will be held on Saturday, Dec.19 at the Mesa Convention Center, Building B, 201 N. Center St. Two breakfast timeslots include a pancake breakfast, craft...
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 Santa visits Merry Main Street in downtown Mesa
12-03-2015 at 2:41:33 PM
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Merry Main Street would not be complete without a visit from Jolly Ol’ Saint Nick! Santa Claus will arrive from the North Pole to make six special weekend appearances in Main Street businesses for pictures and holiday wishes on the following...
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 Holiday performances by EVCT at Mesa Library
12-03-2015 at 9:32:08 AM
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Get into the holiday season with a live performance of “Horatio and Hortense’s Christmas Dinner” performed by the East Valley Children’s Theatre Express Troupe and holiday music sung by the East Valley Children’s Theatre Bravo Troupe. Watch as...
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 Fancy Nancy, fancy tea party at Red Mountain Library
12-03-2015 at 9:28:00 AM
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Young readers of “Fancy Nancy” will want to mark their calendars for the fanciest tea party held on Sat., Dec. 19 at the Red Mountain Library, 635 N. Power Rd. The soiree - that’s fancy for party, will begin promptly at 10:30 a.m. with a story,...
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 CMC Steel celebrates grand opening of three new buildings in Mesa
12-01-2015 at 2:20:14 PM
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CMC Steel Arizona, which opened its environmentally-conscious micro mill in Mesa in 2009, is celebrating the grand opening of three new buildings at its 260-acre campus at 11444 E. Germann Road. It is part of a $4.7 million capital investment by CMC...
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 Celebrate the holiday season with Merry Main Street in downtown Mesa
11-24-2015 at 5:52:39 PM
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Merry Main Street is back, after a decade hiatus, bigger than better than ever from Nov. 27 through Jan. 3 in downtown Mesa. Merry Main Street, a winter holiday festival presented by SRP, will have an exciting variety of activities to help you...
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 Registration open for winter youth sport
11-24-2015 at 12:15:01 PM
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Getting kids back into the swing of things after the holidays! Check out all our fun and affordable programs. Fee assistance and scholarships are available. The following youth programs will be offered this winter: Lacrosse Clinic: Co-ed,...
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 Newest Building Strong Neighborhoods Initiative is in District 2
11-19-2015 at 1:26:10 PM
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The first Building Strong Neighborhoods Initiative of the 15/16 fiscal year will be taking place in the Fairfield Place neighborhood of Council District 2. The neighborhood boundaries for the initiative are U-S 60 to Southern Avenue and Val Vista...
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 Mayor John Giles announces Early Childhood Education Task Force
11-19-2015 at 8:22:00 AM
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The keys to our prosperity lay at the intersection of education and the economy. Attracting top businesses and quality jobs to Mesa requires a highly educated workforce and that education begins before our children reach kindergarten. Mesa has...
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 Merry Main Street begins with tree lighting ceremony
11-18-2015 at 3:27:00 PM
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Merry Main Street, a winter holiday festival presented by SRP in downtown Mesa, officiallybegan Friday, Nov. 27 at 5:45 p.m. with a tree lighting ceremony. The ceremonial “flip the switch” illuminated a three-story Christmas tree, sponsored by...
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 Dinosaur Holiday Shop and Drop
11-16-2015 at 9:52:46 AM
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The Arizona Museum of Natural History (AzMNH) 53 N. Macdonald in Mesa, will be hosting the Dinosaur Holiday Drop and Shop! Got a lot of holiday shopping to do, but don’t know what to do with the kids? We’ve got the solution! Drop your kids off here...
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 GO Financial celebrates grand opening of new Mesa headquarters
11-10-2015 at 1:17:42 PM
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A grand opening and ribbon cutting ceremony was held today for GO Financial’s Home Office in Mesa. The 58,000 square foot facility, located at 7465 E. Hampton Ave., will house the subprime auto finance company’s corporate offices and operations...
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